Shelling out

Shelling out

Posted: February 8, 2018   •   Posted in: Local Interest   •   Tagged: , ,

Customers – and the owner – of the Church Street Tavern can’t get enough of the Mersea Island oysters served up at this popular Colchester restaurant by head chef Ewan Naylon. “Do you need all these oysters?” Piers Baker, owner of the Tavern, sweeps through the kitchen and barely waits for an answer from head […]

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4-5 bedroom, detached new-builds near Newmarket selling fast

4-5 bedroom, detached new-builds near Newmarket selling fast

Posted: January 31, 2018   •   Posted in: Properties   •   Tagged: ,

Situated in the popular village of Gazeley, this exclusive development of homes by award-winning Hopkins & Moore is finished to the highest specification. Each of the 21 traditionally styled homes has been constructed from the finest traditional building materials and carefully designed to blend in with the idyllic surroundings of this traditional Suffolk village. Benefitting […]

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David Burr to sponsor Horseheath point-to-point

David Burr to sponsor Horseheath point-to-point

Posted: January 30, 2018   •   Posted in: General News, Local Interest   •   Tagged: ,

A key venue for point-to-point racing in East Anglia for over 40 years, a day at Horseheath is a fabulous event for the whole family. Centered around the horse and rider rather than the betting opportunities presented, point-to-point racing is unique in the field of horse racing. Found four miles west of Haverhill, spectators can […]

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When is the best time to sell your property in East Anglia?

When is the best time to sell your property in East Anglia?

Posted: January 23, 2018   •   Posted in: Financial advice, Properties   •   Tagged: ,

For example, some people believe their property won’t sell in the autumn, or that there’s no point in listing in December. These assumptions are both wrong. The way people search for properties has changed. Through the internet, potential home buyers are now able to search for properties 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. […]

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An artist beautifully adrift

An artist beautifully adrift

Posted: January 15, 2018   •   Posted in: Local Interest   •   Tagged: ,

Stephen Henderson was born on the Essex marshes shortly after his family moved down from London in the 1950’s. He is the son of renowned photographer and pop artist Nigel Henderson and mother Judith, a niece of Virginia Woolf. Stephen worked as a high end furniture and kitchen maker for 25 years before realising he […]

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A good time to invest in property

A good time to invest in property

Posted: January 4, 2018   •   Posted in: Financial advice   •   Tagged:

Many people in the UK are now choosing to rent rather than buy. This is due to a number of factors, including higher mortgage rates and wage growth continuing to lag behind rising property prices. If you have ever thought about investing in property to let, then now is a great time to do it. […]

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New regulations for improving energy efficiency

New regulations for improving energy efficiency

Posted: December 28, 2017   •   Posted in: Financial advice, Investor tips   •   Tagged:

As from the 1st April 2018 energy efficiency improvements are compulsory. In short all rented properties in the private sector will normally require a minimum energy performance rating of E or above on an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). The new rules will come into force for new lets and renewals of tenancies with effect from […]

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Suffolk town named as 2017 Property Hotspot

Suffolk town named as 2017 Property Hotspot

Posted: December 22, 2017   •   Posted in: General News, Local Interest

Sudbury has been named a property hotspot of 2017 by the property portal Rightmove. Displaying the highest annual asking price growth in the whole country, Sudbury is proving popular for homebuyers. With an average asking price of £265,291 – 13.1% higher than this time last year – Sudbury’s stock is definitely booming.   Sudbury’s appeal […]

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David Burr Christmas Opening Times

David Burr Christmas Opening Times

Posted: December 19, 2017   •   Posted in: General News

If you need help with an existing sale, or wish to start a home search get in contact with us in branch at the following times: Friday 22nd – 9.00 – 12.00 Saturday 23rd – Closed Sunday 24th – Closed Monday 25th – Closed Tuesday 26th – Closed Wednesday 27th – 9.00 – 1.00 Thursday 28th – […]

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